Here are some painted 1/2400 scale modern/cold war naval miniatures. Everything except the Type 022 missile boats is painted by gak8346.
Decals by Flight Deck Decals 2400. Bases without wakes are from Litko using their Base Maker product. The carrier bases are 2″ by 6″ with a 3mm curved edge. Trawlers and Houbei Type 022 bases are 0.5″ by 1.75″. Bases with wakes are from Old Dominion Game Works.
I tried different camera settings so I could get multiple miniatures in focus.
These are used as civilian ships or dummy markers:
These are passive contact or dummy markers:
A comparison of Viking Forge and GHQ Nimitz CVNs:
And here are a few more of the many pictures I uploaded:
If you want to see all of them, they are in this album:
I visited the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center National Air and Space Museum in 2017 on a family visit. Here are several picture albums organized into different categories.
Cold War and Later Aircraft
World War 2 and Earlier Aircraft
I didn’t take many pictures of cosplayers at Arisia, but here are the better ones:
You can find more pictures of cosplayers at my cosplayer album:
Finally posted some pictures of a number of 1/2400 modern naval miniatures I purchased:
More pictures at the album:
I posted more pictures from my trip to Virginia and Washington DC in August. This time, they are of the Smithsonian National Zoo.
Finally got around to updating my cache of modern naval 1/2400 scale miniatures. Here are few select images:
GHQ Zumwalt-class Destroyer (Painted by rriggles):
Picked up this PFC C-in-C Tarawa from ebay. It is missing a few parts that I hope to get from PFC C-in-C. Picture by Noble Knight.
Superior Tarawa-class LHA (Painted by gak8346)
Superior Garcia-class Frigate (Painted by gak8346)
Superior Knox-class Frigate (Painted by gak8346)
Viking Forge Cyclone-class patrol craft (Painted by rriggles)
I went to the Maryland Renaissance Festival back in August. Here are some of the pictures I took:
Here is the full album:
I updated my collection of 1/2400 scale post-WW2 naval miniatures pictures including those people posted at the GHQ Models forum or The Miniatures Page Naval Forum:
PRC CV Liaoning (GHQ)
PRC DDG Taizhou (GHQ)
US CVN Nimitz (GHQ)
PRC FAC Houbei/Type 022 (Shapeways)
Posted by gak8346 on ebay:
US Coast Guard Bear Cutter (Viking Forge)
US Coast Guard Reliance Cutter (Viking Forge)
Or from Odin Arts & Collectables pictures of PFC C-in-C miniatures (thanks ww2navyguy!):
US BB New Jersey
US CGN Virginia
US DDG Arleigh Burke Flight I
US LHA Tarawa
I would very much like to see the Tarawa back in stock, but Randy at PFC C-in-C says it isn’t likely. If you are interested in helping to get enough buyers to convince him, please email me.
I went to the Boston Rock Against the TPP Concert last Friday at Spontaneous Celebrations. It was organized by Fight for the Future and a host of groups including the Massachusetts Pirate Party. Two more are coming up.
Here are some of the pictures I took:
I showed up late, so I didn’t get pictures of every band, but I did record some of the performances. Here are some of them:
Foundation Movement (Sadly they are all out of focus)
Taina Asili y La Band Rebelde
Eroc of Foundation Movement
The Finale (Get Up, Stand Up)